Student athletes evacuate charter bus before it bursts into flames, post says

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Student athletes evacuate charter bus before it bursts into flames in Wilson County, post says

A team of student athletes from Virginia evacuated a charter bus before it went up in flames, according to a Facebook post from Wilson County.

The post said that 41 college athletes were on board. The athletes, who were from Hampton University, were riding back Saturday night following a track meet at the University of South Carolina.


The post said the driver of the bus helped evacuate the bus before it burst into flames.

Thanks to a quick evacuation, there were no injuries.

A new bus was reported to have been sent from Virginia to get the students back home.
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